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The Coolest Bridal Shower Ever…

We learn some of the greatest tips from our clients…. I’m working with a couple for their August wedding, and recently the groom’s aunt from Southern California planned the bridal shower…. We thought we’ve seen it all… traditional showers, couples showers, kitchen shower, wine shower… This was a Day of Service – all the guest...

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Something old, something new

Something borrowed something blue…And silver sixpence in your shoe  by Kristin Park This rhyme was reportedly printed in an 1894 edition of the Pennsylvania newspaper The Warren Ledger, where it was listed as a ‘Puritan Marriage Custom’.  It is said that this collection of items will bring luck to the bride on her wedding day....

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Ring Bearers and Flower Girls….

Shoppers START YOUR ENGINES! No, seriously…… For all of you getting married later this spring or early this summer…… call the parents of your ring bearers and flower girls! It’s Easter and also the season for First Holy Communions….. VERY SOON, all those discount big box stores will have those cute little girl dresses and...

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Liz + Eric

 by Karen Peterkin Once in a while we wedding planners get to coordinate weddings for family members, a  sister or cousin gets married and then they refer us to their other sibling or family member or friend.  We at The Queen of Hearts Wedding Consultants were fortunate enough to plan and coordinate the weddings for two...

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To Top It All Off!

 by Rebecca Druckenmiller So I may not have a date set quite yet (we’re almost there) - But like many soon to be brides I do have this whole wedding planned out in my head already so as I was doing some wedding “browsing” on Etsy the other day and I came across some really amazing...

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Wedding Planning: By The Numbers

WARNING: this blog post does not contain pretty pictures and might not be pretty- at all! Brought to you by my late, great father Marty who always said: Numbers Don’t Lie! As wedding planners we are constantly asked about wedding budgets- by our clients, parents, bride we meet at bridal shows and even wedding professionals…....

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The Church of The Holy Trinity

Clients planning weddings at downtown hotels in the Rittenhouse Square area seem to gravitate to us… And in many cases they also gravitate the beautiful Church of the Holy Trinity on Rittenhouse Square…. part because of its location – but mostly because of its beauty, history and how warm and inviting they are…. The church...

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A Wedding Like No Other

 by Karen Peterkin - I love, love the follow statement, an excerpt from Peggy and Peter Post’s {The Emily Post Institute}2008 book “A Wedding Like No Other:”  A bride comments about why she valued having a wedding planner: “I didn’t want to have to be concerned with any of the nitty-gritty stuff- it would have...

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Nice Day For A White Wedding…..

Nope, it’s not a blog about another blizzard wedding…. And, it’s got nothing to do with Billy Idol… Truthfully, it’s got nothing to do with anything except …..white weddings. Planning as many Philadelphia weddings as The Queen of Hearts Wedding Consultants  team does, we get to be part of some beautiful weddings….. and see some really...

HOW TO DECIDE WHO YOU MARRY… Insights of children

This morning an email arrived from the mother of bride we assisted  with wedding plans a few years… It’s WAY to cute not to share… 1. HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY?  -You got to find somebody who likes the same stuff. Like, if you like sports, she should like it that you like sports,...